The German word “Nein” which means “No” sits on graffiti art displaying the European Union  flag and a euro symbol on a street in Athens. Photo: Bloomberg

German industry is beginning to call for Greece to quit the euro zone, having already pared back what business it had there, and now fearing that a co(...)

German chancellor Angela Merkel with the head of the BMW plant in Leipzig, Manfred Erlacher. Photograph: Peter Endig/AP

While Angela Merkel hunts for a coalition partner, her Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has confirmed it received a €690,000 donation from the family (...)